Budget crunch query: program cuts or increased taxes?Community Voices
July 30, 2002
Budget crunch query: program cuts or increased taxes?
I had originally planned to write a report on some of the activities going on with the Legislature during the interim. However, with the current budget crisis facing Montana, and next week's special session, I believe many of you are interested in hearing what your legislators think about current economic issues.
The House Appropriations Committee met last week and had a chance to take an in-depth look at the governor's and other proposals for dealing with the budget shortfall. If you followed the news accounts, you know...